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News18 Afternoon Digest: Chirag Paswan Faces Revolt as Uncle Leads Coup in LJP; India Reports Lowest Covid Cases Since April 1

File photo of Chirag Paswan with father, late Ram Vilas Paswan.

File photo of Chirag Paswan with father, late Ram Vilas Paswan.

Here are the top stories we are covering this afternoon: Chirag Paswan Faces Revolt as Uncle Leads Coup in LJP, Nitish Kumar's Role Under Lens; Income Tax Return New Portal: This Tax Payment Service Not Available. How to Pay Online; Elon Musk's Tweet Did It Again! Bitcoin Jumps as Tesla Shares Future Plan with Crypto; India Reports Lowest Covid Cases Since April 1; Maharashtra, Bengal See Uptick | 10 Points; Use Posaconazole Injections to Treat Black Fungus if Drug Unavailable, Says Covid Task Force; A Year On, Sushant Singh Rajput Continues to be Biggest Symbol of Anti-Nepotism Crusade

Chirag Paswan Faces Revolt as Uncle Leads Coup in LJP, Nitish Kumar’s Role Under Lens

After managing to get a single seat in Bihar assembly elections and more than 200 Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leaders moving to JDU, the Chirag Paswan-led party is now facing another crisis. In a setback to the LJP, five of the six Lok Sabha MPs of the party have revolted against Chirag and have written to the speaker to be treated as a separate group. READ MORE

Income Tax Return New Portal: This Tax Payment Service Not Available. How to Pay Online

The Income Tax department has recently unveiled the new income tax e-filing portal — www.incometax.gov.in. The aim is to make you income tax return (ITR) filing journey more convenient and hassle-free. READ MORE

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India Reports Lowest Covid Cases Since April 1; Maharashtra, Bengal See Uptick | 10 Points

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